Puppet Theater "Ulger" (founded in 1967) is the only theatre in Buryatia for children and youth. The spectacles, based on stage plays written by Buryat playwrights and in Buryatian, are the basis of the theatre's repertoire, along with works of Russian and foreign authors. Therefore, young viewers can know more about their roots and feel more love for their native language.
GAUK RB (STATE AUTONOMOUS INSTITUTION OF CULTURE OF THE REPUBLIC OF BURYATIA) "The National Museum of the Republic of Buryatia", created in 2011, combines three museums: the Museum of History named after M.N. Khangalov, Art Museum named after C. S. Sampilov and the Museum of Nature of Buryatia. In 2013, the National Museum of the Republic of Buryatia attached the Novoselenginsky Decembrist Museum.
The statue of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, the founder of the Soviet state, was opened on November 5, 1971, in the Council Square. The authors of the project are the sculptors G. V. Neroda and Yu. G. Neroda. The architects A.N. Dushkin and P.G. Zilberman developed and implemented in nature the architectural part. The project was exhibited in Paris and Montreal.